What is accreditation?

Accreditation assists nbn to verify that works have vital skills and competencies to carry out work on the nbn™ network in a safe and environmentally responsible manner. All workers involved in network construction, operation, activation or maintenance activities will need to become nbn accredited.


Types of nbn accreditation

Mandatory nbn online training

All workers on the nbn™ network need to complete online training. These courses are free and can be undertaken via enAble™. The courses cover:

  • nbn: Your role in connecting Australia - An overview of nbn as an organisation and how to represent the nbn™ brand.
  • HSE Awareness - An overview of HSE risks and hazards specific to working on the nbn™ network.

Workers commencing work on or after 1 February 2016 will need to complete nbn online training before they start work. Those already working on the network as at 1 February 2016 will have until 1 May 2016 to complete nbn online training.